Rollins (ROL) reported quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, Jul-27-2016. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $-0.01. Analysts had a consensus of $0.23. The company posted revenue of $411.10 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $415.60 million. The company’s revenue was up 4.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.21 EPS.
Rollins closed down -0.19 points or -0.68% at $27.82 with 6,56,894 shares getting traded on Thursday. Post opening the session at $27.93, the shares hit an intraday low of $27.62 and an intraday high of $28.06 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Thursday session in Red.
In a different news, on Jun 9, 2016, Eugene A Iarocci (Vice President) sold 5,000 shares at $28.82 per share price. According to the SEC, on May 24, 2016, Thomas E Luczynski (Corporate Secretary) sold 6,157 shares at $27.99 per share price. On Mar 9, 2015, Harry J Cynkus (Chief Financial Officer) sold 18,700 shares at $33.91 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Rollins Inc. is a service company which provides pest and termite control services. The Company through its wholly owned subsidiaries provides its services to both residential and commercial customers in North America with international franchises in Central America the Caribbean the Middle East Asia the Mediterranean Europe Africa and Mexico. The Company through its wholly owned subsidiaries Orkin LLC. HomeTeam Pest Defense Orkin Canada Western Pest Services The Industrial Fumigant Company Trutech LLC. Rollins Australia Waltham Services LLC. PermaTreat and Crane Pest Control among others operates in the pest and termite control segment. The Company’s wholly owned subsidiary Critter Control Inc. is a wild life control company. Orkin LLC. (Orkin) a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company is a pest and termite control company and provides services from over 400 locations. Western Pest Services (Western) is a pest control service company.